OPENING THE CONVERSATION ABOUT OPIOIDS & OLDER ADULTS
Article from Public Health Insider
According to Public Health Insider, "People of all ages, genders, races and income levels fall victim to the opioid crisis. Older people in our community are no exception. People in their 60s, 70s, 80s, and beyond are filling opioid prescriptions at a rising rate, and increasingly running into trouble."
This article talks about the impact opioids are having among the older adult population.